Texas Congressman Among House Members Suing Over Use Of Metal DetectorsA congressmen from Texas has joined a Georgia lawmaker filing a federal lawsuit claiming that using metal detectors to screen members of Congress is unconstitutional and that the security measure is being used unfairly against Republicans.
Texas Congressman Louie Gohmert Among Republicans Fined For Bypassing House Metal DetectorsA Republican lawmaker from Texas is among the first two members of Congress to be fined for violating new security measures inside the U.S. Capitol building.
Texas Republicans Among Those Clashing With Capitol Police In DC Over New Safety Protocols After Deadly RiotThere were angry people shouting at law enforcement in DC. No, this was not another group of terrorists storming the building. It was the reaction of some lawmakers after a decision was made to require members of Congress to walk through metal detectors.
Mother Of Teen Shot At Dallas ISD High School Basketball Game To File Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against District“DISD failed to protect Marc Strickland and other students, and this lawsuit is an accountability mechanism,” attorney Justin Moore said Wednesday.
School Safety A Top Issue As Texas Governor Gives State Of The State AddressTuesday morning Texas Governor Greg Abbott gave his State of the State address to the Texas Legislature.
Plano ISD Adding School Security MeasuresAmong the changes, random metal detector screenings of students and their backpacks at middle schools and high schools.
Texas Republicans Squelch 'Red Flag' Gun Law ProspectsRed flag laws generally allow law enforcement or family members to ask a judge to order the seizure or surrender of guns from someone who is deemed dangerous.
Money To 'Harden' Schools Draws Backlash After ShootingsOn Tuesday, dozens of gun-control activists packed the end of a two-day hearing at the Texas Capitol on school shootings.
McKinney School Suicide Spurs Community Push For Improved SecurityOne thing parents and students are pushing for is metal detectors in schools, but they still have a lot of questions and concerns.
Houston Mayor Calls On Texas To Pay For Metal Detectors In SchoolsHouston Mayor Sylvester Turner says he wants to make schools as safe as airports and government buildings.
Third Threatening Note Found At Highland Park HS In Three DaysDespite the presence of several University Park police officers and FBI agents at Highland Park High School, a third threatening note was found inside the school.